Toyotomi Sutemaru

Dublin Core

Title

Toyotomi Sutemaru

Subject

Arts-Sculpture; People-Historical Figures; People-Children
Funeral art

Description

Portrait sculpture of Toyotomi Sutemaru (1589-1591), the first son of Toyotomi Hideyoshi (1537-1598), died when he was just two years old. Hideyoshi built Shounji in eastern Kyoto as the child's memorial temple. This portrait was enshrined there. Made of polychromed wood.

Source

Yoshiaki Shimizu, ed., p&quotJapan: The Shaping of Daimyo Culture 1185-1868tomi H Washington: National Gallery of Art, 1988, pl. 51.

Contributor

Woudenberg, Annie
St. Olaf College

Rights

Materials may be used for educational, non-commercial purposes only.

Relation

soc000528

Format

Image/jpg

Type

Still image

Identifier

soc000529

Coverage

Japan
Japan - Azuchi-Momoyama 1573 - 1615
1591 CE
Kanto (region), Kyoto (prefecture), Kyoto (inhabited place)
7004603
Rinkain, Kyoto

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

678 w x 563 h, 150 ppi

Files

2189.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Toyotomi Sutemaru,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 17, 2017, http://ideasproject.org/items/show/4582.